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Harry Potter: A History of Magic (2017)

In the run up to the Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition, J.K. Rowling goes behind the scenes at the British Library to reveal some of the real-life counterparts to her characters.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Imelda Staunton ... Herself - Narrator (voice)
Warwick Davis ... Himself - Readings by
Evanna Lynch ... Herself - Readings by
Miriam Margolyes ... Herself - Readings by
David Thewlis ... Himself - Readings by
Mark Williams ... Himself - Readings by
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
J.K. Rowling ... Herself
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In the run up to the Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition, J.K. Rowling goes behind the scenes at the British Library to reveal some of the real-life counterparts to her characters.

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Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book, with footage from the British Library's Harry Potter: A History Of Magic exhibition.

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TV-PG
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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | Latin

Release Date:

25 December 2017 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Harry Potter - en magisk historie See more »

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Stereo

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Color
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While several actors from the films do appear and read passages of dialogues from the novels, none of them read any lines belonging to the actual characters they played in the films. This is so noticeable and consistent throughout that it must be deliberate. See more »

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29 April 2019 | by fireprincess-54844See all my reviews

Absolutely love this amazing documentary!!! Any Harry Potter fan, like really obsessed would enjoy this.


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